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Five minutes with Coach Otz: Season-opener preview

After an exhibition victory over Minnesota, the Cyclones will open the 2012-13 season with a home contest vs. Southern on Friday night. 

To look back at hot topics from the exhibition and ahead to Friday’s opener, I recently sat down with Iowa State’s associate head coach T.J. Otzelberger. Enjoy this Cyclone Fanatic exclusive.